30 PICTURES IN JUNE #5 JOHN VAN DEUSEN OF THE LONELY FOREST

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JOHN VAN DEUSEN OF THE LONELY FOREST AT BUMERSHOOT 2014 Okay, confession time, I photoshopped this picture, I would have needed a wide angle lens to have captured the shot I eventually wanted and even then Van Deusen landed in … Continued

REVIEW: KARL BLAU ~ INTRODUCING KARL BLAU

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Introducing Karl Blau by Karl BlauKarl Blau is a genius, go ahead search the word genius on Secretly-Important and I think you’ll find that I rarely use that word, but have done so on multiple occasions when discussing Karl. But, yeah … Continued

KARL BLAU ~ FALLIN’ RAIN

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Karl Blau is at it again. One of the most talented and unique voices in Northwest music, the latest album from Karl Blau is a Nashville(esque) Country music cover album produced by Tucker Martine. I kinda feel like every album … Continued

PROFILE: S!LM

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There’s this odd bit of lore surrounding Fidalgo Island in the San Juan’s and it goes something like – if you go to bed on this island you’ll always come back. To be honest, I’m not entirely sure what that … Continued

DEPTHSOUNDER EPISODE IV: SiLM

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In the fourth episode of Depthsounder Lüük Honey and Hannah Stephens of the band Silm talk about meeting at an Anacortes Pizza restaurant, their residency in Iceland, and what it’s like to play in a band with their romantic partner. … Continued

REVIEW: MOUNT EERIE ~ SAUNA

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Sauna by Mount Eerie Despite reviewing local albums for four years now, I’ve never reviewed Mount Eerie, even though I’ve absolutely loved albums like Clear Moon, Ocean Roar, and Wind’s Poem, in fact I’ve been a fan all the way back … Continued

PROFILE: ELEANOR MURRAY

  Eleanor Murray is a time traveler. She pulls out her acoustic guitar and begins to stroke the maple neck, caressing the tightly wound strings, and as the vibrations grow louder a teal and vermillion portal opens up and, like she … Continued

SOTW: SiLM ~ H E K L A

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SiLM – “Hekla” from Adam Oelsner on Vimeo. Anacortes Washington feels like such an unlikely place for such quality music at such a quantity to emerge from. Any town can have an aberration, but for every band that potentially emerges … Continued

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